Adding a representative with the amount of professional experience as Mark Murphy will only strengthen our ability to provide industry-best services to our clients
Peachtree City, GA (Vocus) April 16, 2009
FieldTurf has added Mark Murphy to its network of sales representatives, marking the third new addition to its sales team in as many days. Mark's extensive experience in landscape architecture, coaching, and athletics makes him a perfect fit for the world's leading and most innovative sports surfacing company. Mark Murphy will take on the role of regional sales manager for North Georgia.
The growing demand for the FieldTurf product and the need to continue to properly service clients has led to an expansion in FieldTurf's sales and customer service personnel.
"Adding a representative with the amount of professional experience as Mark Murphy will only strengthen our ability to provide industry-best services to our clients", said FieldTurf Vice-President of Sales, Martin Olinger. "His experience in architecture and sports is a large benefit for our clients in North Georgia. Mark will be an invaluable resource because of his knowledge of sports construction and his ability to work with our clients and top design professionals."
Mark's impressive professional experience began at the University of Georgia where he obtained a degree in Landscape Architecture. He then moved on to gain over 10 years of experience in the Commercial Landscape Design/Build industry. He has significant athletic experience having played football, soccer, basketball, and tennis at high levels of competition. His passion for sports continued with coaching youth football, soccer and lacrosse.
FieldTurf offers industry leading engineering and manufacturing resources, unparalleled leasing and financing capabilities, and leads the synthetic turf industry with regard to setting higher environmental standards. FieldTurf is the global market leader in terms of synthetic sports fields with over 3000 fields installed. Additionally, FieldTurf has attained over 12,000 satisfied customers in high quality pet, residential, commercial and municipal landscaping solutions, playground surfacing, and has a complete range of golf and tennis products. FieldTurf synthetic turf customers enjoy the benefits of significantly reduced water consumption, the elimination of fertilizer and pesticides, superior durability and drainage and a product that looks and feels real. The positive environmental impact of FieldTurf provides the added benefit of LEED building contributions.
FieldTurf is part of Tarkett Sports, a Division of the Tarkett Group. Tarkett Sports is the largest entity in the sports and landscape surfacing industries. Included within the Tarkett Sports portfolio is an impressive range of performance sports flooring products. This product range includes: synthetic and hardwood basketball; volleyball and gymnasium flooring; squash and racquetball courts; floor protection and covering systems; weight room flooring; and high performance indoor and outdoor running tracks, featuring Beynon track surfaces. All Tarkett Sports surfaces are developed, produced and installed with a concentration on sustainability and a commitment to protecting the environment, providing additional LEED contribution opportunities for customers. The company calls this focus on sustainability and the environment 'Environmental Intelligence' and all company personnel strive to exemplify this philosophy in all aspects of the business.
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